Osteopathic physicians in integrated networks help fill primary care void

Manag Care Strateg. 1997 Oct;5(10):109-11.

Abstract

As demand for primary care physicians continues to grow, doctors of osteopathic medicine are helping fill the void and providing health systems and group practices with managed care-minded physicians. But as acceptance of these wellness-oriented practitioners increases, so does demand.

MeSH terms

  • Capitation Fee
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated / economics
  • Education, Professional / organization & administration
  • Georgia
  • Holistic Health
  • Managed Care Programs*
  • Osteopathic Medicine*
  • Physicians, Family / supply & distribution*
  • Workforce